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Theory and Practice in Late Antique Archaeology
Language: en
Pages: 428
Authors: Luke A. Lavan, William Bowden
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: BRILL

An exploration of theoretical frameworks, methodology and field practice suited to the late antique Mediterranean. Broad themes such as long-term change, topography, the economy and social life are covered, but in terms of the issues and problems being tackled by scholars of late antiquity.
Social and Political Life in Late Antiquity - Volume 3.1
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: William Bowden, Adam Gutteridge, Carlos Machado
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-12-31 - Publisher: BRILL

This collection of papers, arising from the conference series Late Antique Archaeology, examines the social and political structures of the late antique period and the ways in which they are manifested in the archaeological and textual record.
Economy and Society in the Age of Justinian
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Peter Sarris
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09-28 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The reign of the Byzantine Emperor Justinian (527–65) stands out in late Roman and medieval history. Justinian re-conquered far-flung territories from the barbarians, overhauled the Empire's administrative framework and codified for posterity the inherited tradition of Roman law. This work represents a modern study in English of the social and
Late Roman Towns in Britain
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Adam Rogers
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-28 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In this book, Adam Rogers examines the late Roman phases of towns in Britain. Critically analysing the archaeological notion of decline, he focuses on public buildings, which played an important role, administrative and symbolic, within urban complexes. Arguing against the interpretation that many of these monumental civic buildings were in
Urban Space and Aristocratic Power in Late Antique Rome
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Carlos Machado
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-17 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Between 270 and 535 AD the city of Rome experienced dramatic changes. The once glorious imperial capital was transformed into the much humbler centre of western Christendom in a process that redefined its political importance, size, and identity. Urban Space and Aristocratic Power in Late Antique Rome examines these transformations